Judge Says Ga. Cannot Appeal Water Judgment

Law360, New York (October 6, 2009, 4:54 PM EDT) -- A federal judge overseeing litigation in a long-running water battle between three states and the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers has denied the state of Georgia's bid for a final judgment on a July decision that determined the Army Corps had illegally tapped Georgia's Lake Lanier to supply Atlanta residents with drinking water, saying the state cannot appeal the decision.

Judge Paul Magnuson of the U.S. District Court for the Middle District of Florida issued an order denying Georgia and a group of Georgia water suppliers'...
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